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from the navy, the california department of toxic substances control, the california department of public health, and our office, the san francisco health department. the purpose of tonight's hearing is to assure you that treasure island is safe for current residents and workers, and will continue to be safe throughout the navy's clean up program, and will remain safe after the property is transferred and redevelopment begins. i want to also assure you that the extensive oversight and monitoring of the navy's clean up is being conducted by those two state departments i mentioned, the department of toxic substances control and the california department of public health. and also the city, including the health department. as an example of this, the city recently requested and the california department of public health conducted radiological surface surveys of both publicly accessible and private residential areas on treasure island and found no radiological concerns or elevated readings above naturally occurring background radiation levels. on october 5th our office sent a letter
that are represented here have been working on for a number of years. at this site at california and hyde, there existed a cal food supermarket, they decided to pull out of that area and all of us were troubled at the idea that that very dense set of neighborhoods, really the intersection of middle poke, lower poke and nob hill would be left without a supermarket, so it would be to bring a trader joe's along with a cvs along to that site, it has unanimous support of what we want to see happen there, now cvs wanted a liquor license nr the neighborhood and this is a part of my district that has a significant number of liquor licenses and i want to thank the neighborhood associations that worked with my office as well as the project spore -- sponsor to come up with a good solution, and that is as follows, cvs would like to have a liquor license but what the neighborhood and what my office has asked them to do is to purchase several liquor licenses, particularly at 2 undesirable alcohol retailers to take two licenses off the street in return for the liquor license that they will have, cvs ha
of paintings at the old mint in san francisco. they reflected scenes from that part of california. he took us down there and proudly showed us her work. although he traveled the world his family was always in his thoughts. california was always his home. what i will most remember about chris is how thoughtful he was and how people were drawn to him. chancellor wu wrote when chris was appointed ambassador, friends, professional acquaintances contacted me to encourage me to reach out to him. he was so well thought of. i sent a hand-written card and to my surprise he returned the correspondence with his own handwritten note. that would be very much like chris. he appreciated and enjoyed interactions with people. in fact, our friend chris highland put it very eloquently when he said, chris was the finest among us. more than his obviously charms, he was a man of substance and humility. at parties, dinners and gatherings he spent little times talking about himself and his accomplishments. only when he was forced to. instead he asked people about their lives, their views, their accomplishments. he a
after year. >> when the new california academy of sciences opened in 2008, it quickly became one of the top tourist magnets in the city. part of the cal academies' astronomical success is the weekly nightlife party. >> i am joined by helen, who is here to school me on all the nocturnal activities that are getting ready to take place here. tell us a little about what we can expect to see at nightlife. >> we open up the doors every thursday night at the california academy of sciences. there are certain things you can see every week you can go to the museum, visit the planetarium, and we bring in bars and a deejay or band. it is a different feel from during the day, something different every week. tonight , we have beer and music. -- tonight we have great beer and music. it is beer week. we have a dozen local brewers in african hall. we have a deejays to set up throughout the museum and a live performance at 9:00 p.m. tonight. >> what has been your favorite part as a participant or as an observer? >> my favorite part is to walk around the aquarium in to see people with a drink in th
were doing the california shake-up drill with 9.3 million in the state of california, but i think there was vibrations. mayor mathews and mayor reed were jumping up and down because i told them we were putting together something that would not only be a great way to work together but something they have also been personally wishing could happen and be led by the city. so today we are of course unveiling our promotional launch but getting here has been something on my mind. it's been one of those very solid topic that jen and i spent good time together. my office, where i call it inappropriately the man cave, but it is a place where i think we have had a chance to talk about the honest going relationship that the niners, the oldest professional sports franchise in the state of california, that's still here in the state of california. it is wonderful to have this opportunity. we have other ideas we can't talk about yet because they are not matured but this came to us fast. it was an opportunity we have rarely. but to be able to be invited by the national football league to submit a
all in the same week and not even cry at the funeral. >> she was living the dream california lifestyle. housewives worst candidate. she could have been on the show. she wrapped him around her finger like so many other men around her finger? she had it all, fancy cars, million home boyfriend. >> shots were in two. >> her lover gunned down. >> stl was no financial gain for her in this. >> what about her secret friend the former nfl linebacker. >> you lied to them for one thing. >> i did. >> then a prosecutor took on big waves and cold cases. could he find the key to this one? >> this isn't just a motive. it is a motive on steroids. keith morrison with deadly trust. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> a gated community, a glamorous setting where wealthy residents could feel safe but it was not safe for one millionaire, murdered in his waterfront house. police had suspects but the evidence was only circumstantial and the case grew cold. the key to the mystery, or rather two keys were at the front door. here's keith morrison. ♪ >> reporter: there's a place a pot of
but california is going broke. businesses are fleeing the state in droves, but despite all of this, californians well they still vote overwhelmingly democrat. in fact mike reagan is thinking of leaving the state and moving in with stuart. take a listen. [laughter] stuart: does president obama win california by 10 points or 15 points? >> 20. [laughter] stuart: there's still room in my house for you in new jersey. okay? >> see you on the 7th. [laughter] charles: does a republican have a chance of winning the formerly golden state? after the break republican california senate candidate is going to make her case. [ engine revving ] ♪ [ male announcer ] every car we build must make adrenaline pump and pulses quicken. ♪ to help you not just to stay alive but feel alive. the new c-class is no exception. it's a mercedes-benz, thrgh and through. see your authorized mercedes-benz dealer for exceptional offers through mercedes-benz financial services. charles: we continue to track hurricane sandy as it makes its way up the east coast. jennifer davis is in norfolk, virginia. jennifer, norfolk officials
the california department of public health, the agency that had been conducting these scans that we talked about, on june 23rd, 2011. these violations -- a notice of violation is a statement that says, you need to correct these problems. and all of those violations, those problems were corrected by shaw to the satisfaction of the california department of public health. >> okay. so, during this time we only have one reported notice of violation, that was to shaw, in june 2011 and they have since abated -- addressed and abated that [speaker not understood]? >> that is the information we have, yes. >> now, let me say that they continue to see what might be violations of safety for caution. what i had heard that night from the regulatory agencies was, oh, just call us. but i think that we need something stronger than that. i appreciate that we're going to set up this one hotline. i wish we could put it up on the screen. >> yes, i can. >> oh, great. >> actually -- sorry to interrupt. >> go ahead. >> so, i have -- this is a list of all of the opportunities for public participation and more information
from smokers, we have fewer smokers in the state of california. the commission still prioritized the need and the importance of improving the quality of preschools for young children in san francisco. it is an effort to continue to close the achievement gap and the many excess gaps that provide it. it is always allowing opportunities for young children to carry important tools and strategies with them for the rest of their life. please remember the good work the first five is doing and the commitment that they have given to the san francisco unified school district, particularly in the near future when the city is going to be reconsidering reratification and authorization of many of the other bills and propositions that have been supporting the first five, thank you. >> thank you. let's move to item g, consent calendar. is there a motion to second on the consent calendar? >> so moved. >> second. >> and any items withdrawn or corrected by the superintendent? >> good evening. there are four corrections to 4 b. 1210-23 k5 on page 54. dates of service should be september 24, 2012, to
a role to play. as a final example going through both of the districts and one california where there is a delay downtown or somewhere in route if all of the vehicles are allowed to proceed out to geary and 33rd at outer terminal there would be more delay and impact in bound for the passengers waiting at california, at fillmore, at other locations and why the system is designed with locations to switch back at fillmore, at presidio, at sixth avenue and that happens when necessary, no more than system, so i'm sorry in this case i think the grand jury didn't get get it. >> thank you very much. any other members of the public wish to comment? seeing none public comment is closed. >> [inaudible] >> i'm sorry. >> exactly what we was referring to we brought that up with the other systems about -- well, there are fewer passengeros the out bound than the in bound and every single one of them said they solved that ahead of time by scheduling so they make short runs in the center area where the city has lots of travelers and then they make other longer runs and they make fewer longer ru
, this is an on-sale general, from the location of 1115-1117 street, for the purposes of this hear, the california department of beverage control seeks a determination pr the board of supervisors as to the approval or denial of this license. from the time period july 2011 through july 2012, there were reportedly 72 police calls for service, in that same time period, there was only one police report. this premise is located in plot 208, the high crime area is defined as 215 or more reported incidents, this mot had 2183 incidents recorded for the calendar year 2010, this is over the high crime area definition by 1968 incidents. the applicant premise is located in a high crime area. the premise is located in census track 176.01, population for this practice is 7630, active on-sale licenses are 75. off-sale license authorized by census track is 7, active off-sale is 10, active premise is located in an undue concentration area, as far as letters of protest, there are no records of protest with the california department of alcoholic beverage and there is also no record of support with the california alc
are not business, we are low-income. what type of job is this? who is responsible? who is the california department of public health hunters point? -- help? that person should resign. we are hundreds of families, thousands of people and i don't see anybody reflected here. this is a shame. it's a shame. i want to, very soon, another report that i can see where we all can see our neighborhood tested, not the winery, not the gardens. thank you. (applause) >> thank you. thank you, irma. we do have the chair of the tida board of directors, here. >> good evening, supervisors. linda richardson. i think it's very important, and i want to congratulate you, supervisor kim and supervisor campos, for holding this hearing. i think we have to take the opportunity to set the record straight to allow the residents to come out here and express their concerns. i think it is very, very important, though, that you supervisors and the public understand and know that the treasure island development authority is working very closely with the supervisors and also with the city. the public also needs to understand that the
and of san francisco and the bay area and california broadly. (applause) >> you know, it's an honor to get up here and represent my boss, secretary kathleen sebelius and be like brandt colfax, another round of applause for dr. colfax, please. (applause) >> to have a reinvest and recovery act, our stimulus law with the leadership of leader pelosi, of our mayor, of our supervisors, and our community to have $9-1/2 million given to this city and to this area for this. but not just for this, but everybody's already setting this this morning, the local impact, the state impact, the national impact, and indeed the international impact. and i represent a region that is 50 million people. california, arizona, nevada, hawaii, it's a three territories and three countries in the pacific. and i could tell you that i have moved around my region. i've been working with the hiv/aids and other communities throughout our region. do you know how many people have said to me, i got my information through san francisco? (applause) >> that is something to be really proud of. you know, i'll tell you a little bit of
grander scale and with the california listyle in mind. stuccoed walls and prominent balconies are just a few of the signature features. >> the style of architecture mediterranean, but it has a very contemporary feel to it. you have everything of the 21st century for the home, but you have the mediterranean look. >> as you're driving through the double gate, this long driveway is gonna take you up, and you're gonna see this huge, palatial-like structure with the long stairs all covered with limestone. >> while the home's outer structure is undeniably impressive, it also keeps one at a distance. conversely, the granformal entry sets the tone for its well-appointed interior living spaces. >> as you walk into dawnridge estates d you open up the 12-foot glass-iron double doors, you arrive in a grand foyer, which is breathtaking. it's very elegant, very comfortable and welcoming to everyone. when you enter into the foyer, to the left, you have the formal living room, and then to the right of it you have the libra. >> the library projects an atmosphere that is both sophisticated and stylish.
into outer space. the california company completes >> treasure island reside still need to boil their water before they can drink it but they can use their bathrooms again. crews restored the flow of water to treasure island after a water main ruptured friday evening. the water department is testing the water to make sure it's safe to drink. that could happen tomorrow morning. island residents can get clean drinking water from two tanker trucks. they just have to bring their own container. >> someone out there has a lottery ticket worth $15 million. it was purchased in san francisco at the best food grocery store in chinatown. the owners get $65,000 and say they'll use the money to pay off some bills. >> we plan to retire in couple more years, and then i think i hope we will hit one before we leave, you know, and it happened. i'm so glad. >> ama: the winner has not yet come forward. so here's a look at the numbers 5, 14, 36, 38, 47, the mega-number is 18. >>> a space capsule makes a successful landing off the coast of california. up next, the 900-pounds of supplies delivered into space and
poblaciÓn, california con 53 congresistas, y dos senadores igual a 55, el nÚmero de colegios electorales que escogen el presidente de estados unidos. >>> el pueblo vota, y cuando vota, aunque sea por la mayorÍa de una sola persona, todos los electores del estado se le van al candidato que ganÓ en el voto popular. >>> hay 538 colegios electorales o delegados, asÍ lucia en tÉrminos de hace 4 aÑos, lase cosas cambiaron por el censo del 2010, florida, texas y california vieron un incremento en el Último de colegios electorales, otros cuentan con menos, de acuerdo al catedrÁtico aumentÓ la representacion de latinos. >>> en los estados donde creciÓ la poblaciÓn latina, y obtuvieron un representante mÁs, ese voto serÁ importante, puede hacer la diferencia en la Última cuenta en la matemÁtica. la comunidad hispana decidirÍa la elecciÓn. >>> 270 es el nÚmero mÁgico, el nÚmero de colegios electorales o delegados que necesita el candidato para ser presidente de estados unidos, si hay un empate, pasa a manos de alguien mÁs. >>> la cÁmara de representantes entrante que se pronostica,
trafficuzpuç lights instan the major business corridors, ⌝i clement street, balboa, and california. now, for cleanliness inr7 neighborhoods, there's a couple of things we need to do. first, i want to go backqn to str the neighborhood. we have tried street cleaning only once 4dlped the cleanliness of the it has consistently worse. going back to two times a week street cleaning will improve the situation. twice a week street cleaning i also want to have targeted like geary boulevard and the adn]+c corridors. items left out on the sidewalk. i want to makeÑ$+ ñ/f sure thats the city's responsible to get items that have been left out on the sidewalk off the sidewalk within 24 in addition ¿Ñ items left on the sidewalk, graffiti that appears on city property, i want this off city property within 24 hours so that it doesn't proliferate around the neighborhood. in addition to5.2 these two thi, have a plan in place in which we replace all of our roads and sidewalks every 10 years. the first job of government is t neighborhood is both safe and clean. these two priorities have not beenh4 met. a
. >> i'm with the police department. the applicant has filed an application with the california department of alcohol beverage control, beverage license type 42, this is an on-sale beer and wine for 1059 hyde street, the california department of alcohol beverage control seeks the determination from the board of supervisors for the approval or denial. the police calls for service on june, 2011 to june 2012. the police reports during that same period, there was no record [inaudible] this premises is located on plot 542, this is a high crime as defined as -- this high crime is defined as 250 or more reported incidents. they shall be permitted only fwaoen the hours of 12 noon and 11 p.m. each day of the week, the sale for on-sale consumption is completely prohibited. no noise shall be depicted on the abc dated june 12, 2012. number 4, the petition ers shall be responsible for maintaining free of litter over which they have control, number 5, graffiti shall be removed from the premises and all parking lots under control of the licensee under 24 hours, if the graffiti happens on the h
to pull us together toward a shared goal of peace and prosperity. growing up in california i didn't know much about the arab world. then after graduating from the university of california at berkeley, i traveled to north africa as peace corps engineer. i worked as an english teacher in morocco two years and quickly grew to love this part of the world. since joining the service i spent almost my entire career in middle east and africa. one of the things that impressed me were people old enough to have lived and traveled in the united states when we had closer relations. those days are back. we had 1,700 libyans apply for fullbright grants to study in the united states this year, more than any other country in the world. we know that libya is still recovering from an intense period of conflict. there are many courageous libyans who bear the scars of that battle. we are happy we have been able to treat some of your war wounded at u.s. hospitals. we look forward to building partnerships between american and libyan hospitals to help return libya's healthcare system to the extraordinary standa
and bid for super bowl 50. the last time there was a super bowl in northern california i wasn't quite 4 years old. you have super bowl in palo alto at stanford stadium that the 49ers happen to plan and happen to win. it would be nice to recreate that type of feeling where you bring the entire bay area together. not just for a game but potentially a super bowl parade on market street afterwards, that be nice? we have worked hard for a very long time to build a state-of-the-art stadium. that is not something easy to do. when you look at what this stadium will represent, will it represent the bay area, all of northern california from the sft ware driven stadium that the smart stadium we will where you will have ticket lists, cash lists, great food options that are local organic options. you will have great infrastructure, you will have all the things that make a super bowl an unbelievable experience. i'm happy to see a football team bring a region together for the largest day in sports. more people for one single event will be watching this than just about anything in the world. i'm happy
a short-term residual value and therefore, of no lasting worth. i don't know what the california structural pest control -- >> if you could wrap up your last sentence. >> i don't know if the california structural pest control board has even incorporated knowledge of bed bugs into its licensing requirements. i could go on, but at this point i'm rather pessimistic. >> if you want to submit the rest of your comments to the clerk we could read the rest of them of the if you would like. >> i beg your pardon? >> if you would like to submit the rest of your comments to the clerk we can read them later. >> i will do that. >> thank you. >> good afternoon, supervisor. my name is richard may. and i have been a tenant counselor at the housing rights committee. you guys have probably seen me more than once. you have heard me talk more than once and the reason why is because this is a pervasive and ongoing problem. and you have heard a lot of testimony today about how it's underreported. all i can do is say absolutely underreported. i can't tell you -- i was at housing rights commit
the museum and the california academy of sciences, the garden was designed by the california spring blossom and wildfilower association. here is a truly enchanting and tranquil garden along a path behind a charming gate. this garden is the spot to woo your date. stroll around and appreciate its unique setting. the gorgeous brick walkway and a brick wall, the stone benches, the rustic sundial. chaired the part -- share the bard's word hundred famous verses from a shakespearean plays. this is a gem to share with someone special. pack a picnic, find a bench, and enjoy the sunshine, and let the whimsical words of william shakespeare and floats you and your loved one away. this is one of the most popular wedding locations and is available for reservations. take a bus and have no parking worries. shakespeares' garden is ada accessible. located at the bottom of this hill, it is a secret garden with an infinite in captivating appeal. carefully tucked away, it makes the top of our list for most intimate pyknic setting. avoid all taurus cars and hassles by taking a cable car. or the 30, 45, or 91 bus
fast, 26 cents in the last week -- according to aaa average price in california dropped by the biggest amount for one week. gallon of regular in san francisco will cost $4.29 down from $4.51 a week. oakland $4.15. san jose $4.12, 28 cent drop if a week ago. >> still expensive. >> yeah. -- >> mike has been checking the latest on that hurricane sandy. >> amazing what is happening trying to push that water into that small area delaware bay, hudson bay that's why you can see everything is rising and flooding that's why this is the real deal compared to some of the others that haven't panned out before. back home, good morning, still have issues here as we come up on 11:20 from mount tamalpais, a lot of cloud cover around case the next couple of hours or so as that starts to fade off. east bay hills, east bay valleys fog was never an issue from vollmer peak in the east bay hills towards diablo. here at home, just picking up cloud cover, a little mist in morning which is what you get with fog, no drizzle and no rain, not expecting any until we get to wednesday, unfortunately the timing is go
average price in california dropped by the biggest amount for one week. gallon of regular in san francisco will cost $4.29 down from $4.51 a week. oakland $4.15. san jose $4.12, 28 cent drop if a week ago. >> still expensive. >> yeah. -- >> mike has been checking the latest on that hurricane sandy. >> amazing what is happening trying to push that water into that small area delaware bay, hudson bay that's why you can see everything is rising and flooding that's why this is the real deal compared to some of the others that haven't panned out before. back home, good morning, still have issues here as we come up on 11:20 from mount tamalpais, a lot of cloud cover around case the next couple of hours or so as that starts to fade off. east bay hills, east bay valleys fog was never an issue from vollmer peak in the east bay hills towards diablo. here at home, just picking up cloud cover, a little mist in morning which is what you get with fog, no drizzle and no rain, not expecting any until we get to wednesday, unfortunately the timing is going to be bad for some of us if you are traveling 37 fro
. >> [inaudible] there is legislation that has been introduced in the state of california called the california homemade food act. i am actually coordinating the campaign for it, and it would legalize the sale of certain home it but adams. come talk to me about it if you want to know more. >> that is great. we had a question in the front year earlier. >> [inaudible] >> great. the question is about the companies here in san francisco will be along with a working group or part of this because there are companies or other places that have satellite offices. anyone want to answer that question? >> i do not think we want to limit the voices that are part of the conversation. we need to think about it with a structure is it so we do not have a meeting upon meeting upon meeting, but how we get a lot of voices in, and maybe technology is an answer here. i am a big fan. >> [inaudible] i would love to hear from each one of you with the city could do in terms of regulation to help your businesses. we talked about the tax issue. what with each of you say is an issue the city could help with. >> i will star
police from california. the whole plot is about killing rita to get her $80,000 savings account. they say they're willing to pay about $1,000 for the killing. >> [ inaudible ]. >> now, the son, richard noble, also meets with the same quote/unquote hitman. he suggests a note with a swastika because of this. >> [ inaudible ]. >> also in this video he mentions that he wants her body to disappear because he doesn't want to pay for the funeral. >> [ bleep ] blow horn. her mouth and her cell phone away. >> that kind of hate and disregard for someone that at one point you obviously loved, maybe. richard gave the hitman keys, be he gave him his wife's schedule, and told him that it was up to him how the killing went down. you know, because, obviously, this guy was a police officer, the next day, mother/son creepy duo were under arrest. they have pled guilty, are facing life in prison. the saddest part, the wife, rita mansour, didn't believe this when authorities came to her until she saw the video. she thought it couldn't be true. >> this video was captured in a neighborhood in florida and what y
by proposition in california and this is an example of when it's a really bad idea and i am certainly not going to vote yes on f. i am opposed to it. >> all right. ms. gavin. >> i am opposed to f and it's too expensive to implement and where in the world would our water from and -- good intengses and i think f is going the wrong way and i think that other municipalities buy water from us so we have to think of them also. where are they going to get their water from and where are we going to get our water from? so i say no to f. >> all right. mr. lagos. >> i agree with everyone and on the grounds it's too costly and if it's not needed. if it's not broken you don't have to fix it and i would vote no on f and in my opinion possibly a cynical ploy to privatize water distribution to san francisco, so i would definitely oppose it. >> thank you sir. mr. rogers. >> i too say no on f and the assumption with this proposition is that it would be torn down. they're studying it, so they're trying to plan or justify a reason to tear down the hetch hetchy dam and i think it's a bad idea. they have oth
of funding across the state of california and in san francisco for decades. commercial property owners have been on a tax holiday through the reagan and bush era and have received benefits it is time for us to properly tax commercial property owners here in san francisco so that we can make-up for the lack of funding that we receive from the state. i plan to do that by instituting a commercial rent tax in san francisco. san francisco needs to be a culturally sustainable city and environmentally sustainable, restoring uni, uni has had a structural budget deficit. we need supervisors who are going to have the political will to find the resources to fully fund our mta system. i am looking at a number of options from congestion pricing to a downtown transit tax assessment district to even a local gas tax or a local vehicle license fee so that we can fully fund our uni system and stop fixing the buses with duct tape and have a first-class transit system in san francisco. another way that we can be a leader is to encourage people to get out of the cars and on to bike by developing a 100 percent r
of 2010. by connecting at the end of 2010, we beat out the other california ports and had the first functional shore side power system for cruise ships in california. for the americas cup, though, as you know, they're using pier 27. we're also doing the construction of the cruise terminal at pier 27. for mitigation for taking this out of service for those two years, we needed to construct shore side power at the dry dock. the environmental benefit of shore side power for both cruise ships and at the dry dock is huge. i just put up a few numbers here. a typical cruise ship in the 8 to 9 hours they're at dock and connected saves 17 tons of fuel that they would have consumed, which -- and burning that fuel would have produced approximately 51 tons of carbon dioxide and 140 pounds of diesel particulate. diesel particulate, 140 pounds doesn't sound like a lot, but from an air quality perspective that's huge. diesel particulates are carcinogenic. that's much more important than the carbon dioxide which as you know is the global warming issue. i made a rough estimate for similar numbers fo
today as the great plains, the rocky mountains and west of the rocky mountains to california. didn't include california because california as you know was already a state. question was so critical because it had to do with the future of slavery, and the future of southern power in the nation. now, southerners demanded what they saw as their constitutional rights as american citizens to take their property, including slave property, into territories owned by the entire nation. in 1857, in the famous or infamous dred scott decision, united states supreme court confirmed the southern constitutional view. republicans in contrast, never, no matter the supreme court. republicans would allow no more slaves in any territory. abraham lincoln was elected in november 1860. a month later, the united states congress came into session. members of congress put forth various compromise proposals, a critical portion of all in some way dealt with the division of the territory. most often their was a proposal to extend some kind of dividing line, westward beyond the louisiana purchase all the way to
of the university of california san francisco community partnership's fourth annual partnership's celebration. this took place on october 18th and i am pleased to announce that two of our collaborations were honored that evening. the first of which was the learner and community partnership award, which went to our physical education partnership and that is comprised of the pd department, shape up san francisco and our lead department. they were awarded for forming a pe advocates team that examined the quality and quantity of the pe offered in the san francisco unified school district. we were also recognized for our partnership for our staff award and this went to a program called enhancing young woman's health through university partnerships. it is an innovative program, it is a 12 partnership between ucsf woman's health and usfd school health and wellness centers. i want to thank all of the staff members and all of the staff members from ucsf from their collaboration and particularly to claudia, and steven. speaking of partnerships i would like to call your attention to one of our strongest
are in critical condition. >> california highway patrol will start deploying officers to help oakland and stockton. allow the local police departments to increase patrols in high crime areas. high crime has been on the rise. looking into the possibility of federal funds to help offset the cost. >> help is also on the way in san jose where the fire department needs extra staffing. today 33 new recruits will begin a year and a half of training. that's the largest recruiting class ever for the city. a federal grant is helping pay for the new hires. if all goes as planned, this will bring the number of firefighters up to 683 close to the level before the recent layoffs. >>> a water emergency is over on treasure island. the water stopped flowing when a water main broke friday night after they got it fix they still recommended boiling water before drinking it. now the water is safe but people should flush their pipes out before using it. >>> someone hit a $13 million super lotto plus jackpot and the winning ticket was purchased in san francisco. >> the winning numbers were drawn saturday night and they
as well. mr. everett? >> as an attorney, i am required to uphold the laws of the state of california, and the united states as well. i'm required to do so in a completely even-handed manner. i do so with no problem and with all the love in my heart. that being said, it would be ridiculous, disingenuous and completely unhelpful not to realize that certain segments within our population here in san francisco need help more than others. it would be absolutely preposterous for me to sit up here and tell you that we're going to approach polices of economic advantagement in an even-handed manner. that would do a disservice to and again, we are a weaker city if we allow certain segments of you are population to essentially rot. we're a stronger, vibrant and more resilient city if we address the issues of those least among us, tackle them, and face them head-on. >> thank you. >> that is what i'm about. truth and honesty in our policy approached. >> mr. resignato. >> i think one important thing we need to look at is vision. really, you know? a vision for what san francisco is going to be
, california. >> hello, sports director, gary radnich. and i found somebody that came from california, santa clause saying that he is from sacramento. this santa claus have anything nice to say? >> i do not like the giants i hate to the giants. >> it turns out that santa claus is an oakland a's fan. >> i was and town last night and i did think that there are more giants fans and band lions fans. >> what is going on with that is world series. with people painted up and the giants are trying to take the series. >> we are going to take the suite. sweep >> some businesses. but grant lotus is at at&t park with the giants fans. and some of them our best friends? >> i consider these my best friends because if you're not in the spirit you do not have a pulse. it is 3-0 for the world series they could be on the road but the fans outside of at&t park or they have packed these area bars are extremely confident that the giants have played their last game in san francisco. they will be partying in the streets tonight. >> insight public house everybody is thinking sweep. >> i am going to take the sweep. s
figure out a way to figure out a system for? >> we can certainly explore that idea. again, the california department of public health is the agency -- >> they're the ones that do that? >> -- that did those studies and we can talk to them about that concept. >> okay. i think that as much as we can, because -- i think we have to understand the concerns are reasonable. that regardless of what we say, regardless of what our regulatory is saying, when you have children, when you yourself are living on the island, you're going to continue to have concerns regardless of what is being said. if there is a way we can figure out if additional testing can be done by request, i would like to figure that out. the second question that came out was defining what survey meant. and i know you went over this briefly in your presentation, but could you go into a little bit more detail about what is a survey and what are they surveying for? >> okay. so, again, the california department of public health goes out and it's in the reports that they did, and they take their instruments to measure the gamma walk ov
to get to ocean much faster. narrator: cities throughout southern california converted natural rivers to these concrete channels, part of their storm drain systems. this allowed expanding development without the need for large flood plains. kharaghani: the los angeles river is approximately 51 miles. concrete reduces the size of the river that you need to carry the water because it speeds up the flow of water. if you'd like to remove all the concrete and to have natural system to carry the water to protect you from flooding, you need to have almost one mile on each side of the river set aside for transport of rain. so in order for the city to have use of those lands around the river, concrete made it possible to have minimum land so the water can be carried to the ocean in the fastest possible way. but, unfortunately, because of population growth and poor housekeeping, people are putting a lot of pollutants on the street and the streets are the openings to our stormwater sewer system. in an average year, 4,000 to 5,000 tons of trash ends up in long beach. man: we've created a system t
in california and the state is expected to save $3 billion. denver went through a great consolidation and saving millions of dollars. what are those entities doing that we're not? what cultural changes or cultural values have they implemented from a leadership standpoint that we're lacking? >> to be frank i think the organizational stomach really for how much it up sets the organization to go through the changes? the company i worked before did out sowzing of it and we went into states and took over the it operations and we could save a government millions of dollars by doing that, but for a government to centralize or out source it it's disruptive, up setting project to have happen, and i think the majority of us in the city feel enough progress is being made to not take that drastic step and whereas you talk about denver or california and i was familiar with michigan when they consolidated their data centers there and i came to know the head there, and there was a willingness and whether driven by the budget or political desire to upset the entire model. kind of blow it up and pu
. with the exception of the pacific northwest. here in california tomorrow state wide we'll take a look at dry, mild to warm conditions, high temperatures into 70s in chico and yosemite, 82. 95 in palm springs. 77 in los angeles. the rain up in pacific northwest could produce clouds and maybe a sprinkle or two. remainder of the state will be nice, mild and dry tomorrow including the bay area. we'll see foggy conditions overnight and early morning hours. but for daytime, we're looking at sunny skies, mild conditions tomorrow, high temperatures from low 60s at the coast to mid to upper 70s in the warmest inland loks. now -- loks. now we're looking to halloween. it's going to be cloudy during the day. there is a chance of rain at night. as bruce bocci would say it's not a very special storm but it's our only storm. >> thank you for that. >> very good. >>> two actors who have gone on to huge acclaim were honored today. >> yes. they're benjiman bratt and aneeka noni-rose, receiving acg conserve terry awards. he's a san francisco native going on to "law and order" and a lot of movie roles she won a tony i
feature on it by the end of the week. that's my promise to you. let's go to lee in california. lee? >> caller: boo-yeah, mr. cramer. thank you for preventing me from making lots of stupid trades and losing lots of money. >> that's what i can do best. good deal. i'll get you to stop doing those mistaken trades. >> caller: yep. i've been looking at rail transport. i've been looking at nfc norfolk southern. if governor romney gets elected, which might benefit better with his policy. >> if you're going to put it that way. then i'm going to give you norfolk southern that i think is trying to bottom here. if you think the president is re-elected you want to do union pacific which is the stock that has held up better than any. tim in montana, please. tim? >> caller: my oil and gas company you've been negative on in the past. have you recently revisited ioc, interoil. >> look, i know the company, it's kind of a wild card in the business. the oil business has been bad lately. that's why i'm looking for yield. i'm going for conoco. oil and gas stocks have been terrible of late. let's go to j
estados como arkansas, california, louisiana, maine y maryland ya están en regencia estas legislaciones. >>> si bien es cierto que un automóvil es un bien privado en el cual el dueño puede actuar a su conveniencia, también los pasajeros pueden ver su salud afectada por el humo del cigarrillo. >>> yo soy el dueño del vehículo, soy el dueño de mi casa, ahora te metes en mi casa y me dirás que no puedo fumar dentro de mi casa. >>> si le ponemos más trabajo a los policías de cosas que en realidad la responsabilidad es de un padre o' una familia. >>> desde miami, florida, galo arellano, univisión . >e>> s momento de pasar con la información de los deportes, adelante. >>> qué tal, lourdes ramos, muy buenas noches, el real madrid le pasó por encima al mallorca de giovani dos santos 5 a 0, mientras que el tigre celebró con al victoria, y en el fútbol mexicano, el rebaño sagrado se llevo al mejor parte en el clásico tapatío, marco fabián de la mora para el 2 a 0, qué clase de anotación, señores, vale la pena verla de nuevo, tremendo zapatazo, el rebaño sagado aún con chan
min nillia and geria and assumed to be in the fresh water in california and you get enough of the parasites in you and you will b in the bathroom for weeks and you won't be happy about it and make sure you have clean water stored in your disaster kit and be aware of the source of the water and hepatitis a and wash your hands. salminila and is it safe and should i be eating this and not properly prepared and know wher the food comes from. tetni and disease -- oh you stepped on a rusty nail and it' not exclusively rusty nails and you have a cut and open wound and at the timeu at the time dm here and these are the first things you check for in any patient you see. if they don't have an air way they can't breathe and then wha are they? >> (inaudible). >> dead and we will review that and it's a basic point. okay. if you are plea are bleeding an important to keep in mind that most bleeding stops on its own and all bleeding stops essentialls shrcials eventuaeve. medical joke and if you are in shock -- and no hurt nerves we don't want you to go in and hel somebody and have somethin
. barbara from california way early out there says, i think public utilities were smart in shutting things down early. it takes time to get people off of the streets. most of those who could have done something about global warming years ago did not lift hand. oh my gosh this looks amazing! that's a good deal! [ man ] wow! it is so good! [ male announcer ] our new maine stays! 15 entrees under $15 seafood, chicken and more! oo! the tilapia with roasted vegetables! i'm actually looking at the wood grilled chicken with portobello wine sauce. you so fascinated by the prices, you keep rambling on! i know! -that pork chop was great! -no more fast food friday's! so we gotta go! we're going to go to red lobster. yep. [ male announcer ] try our 15 under $15 menu and sea food differently! [♪ theme music ♪] well, good morning, everybody, welcome to the "full court press" here on monday october 29th. great to see you today. hope you had a good weekend, and had a chance to recharge your batties. we start with a great big storm affecting almost half of the countr
in california, nice ific maritime air mass which means it's a warmer air. if that air comes from the north this time of year it gets much colder. >>> we'll take another look at your forecast for today and tomorrow coming up later. >>> how hurricane sandy will impact your travel plans, plus wall street may take a walloping of another kind from the hurricane that will keep traders home today. you're watching "early today." >>> there are already huge headaches for travelers across the country as hurricane sandy makes its approach. nbc's tom costello is at reagan airport this morning for us. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. this place is abandoned. behind me normally you'd see a lot of planes on the ramp. this morning there isn't a plane to be seen anywhere because they pulled them all out of here. they don't want to take any risks at all with planes getting hit by this storm. let me show you a website we watch very closely, i'll show you what happened yesterday at about 5:00 p.m., this website shows real live airline traffic over the skies at any one time. you can see at 5:00 yesterda
they have started some support groups in california for people who deal with this. [laughs > > but it is something that is affecting, obviously, a lot of people, at least some of the effects of it. people are starting to just get really, really touchy and nervous if they can't have their phones with them. > > now there are some jobs where you absolutely need your phone for communication and other purposes. the idea wouldn't be to ban them then for people who have anything like this condition. > > right. definitely. any time you ban something, you're asking for trouble, because people are going to do it anyway. it's like you want to tell them to not do any shopping online right around the holidays. it's not going to happen. so, you need to have sort of a policy in place where people can understand when they can use their phones and when they can't, i think. > > could that be managed, actually? > > i think it can, because i think people are smart enough, and as long as you're reasonable, and you say, "okay, you can check your phone at certain times, or you can check your phon
california. clouds more stubborn along the coast, cooler, mid 60s half moon bay to san francisco, low to mid 70s bay shore, three to eight degrees cooler than yesterday. if you are traveling today cooler weather taking over eastern 2/3 of the country. as of last night, the latest reports we have of this morning, 7500 flights canceled into the northeast, today, tomorrow and wednesday because of what sandy is going to do when it becomes a hybrid storm today. at home low clouds, probably will have flight into sfo as soon as we know we'll let you know. >>> right now more about breaking news on the east coast. hurricane sandy is approaching and 50 million are in the storm's path. katie marzullo is tracking the storm and its affects from our newsroom. >> right now the abc station in new york is reporting 5500 people are without power in new jersey. the storm hasn't fully gotten to that state yet. we have a live look right now this the pier in atlantic city, new jersey you can see waves pummeling the pier there, getting stronger by the minute. president obama has signed an emergency declaration for
before the cut back. it's being paid for by and $8.6 million grant from fema. >>> the california department of education has stripped 23 schools of a key state ranking due to cheating and other misconduct in administering standardized tests. it happened during the testing that is used to calculate a school's academic performance index or api, which is used to rank schools in the state. according to the "los angeles times," the violations range from failing to cover bulletin boards to coaching students with actual test questions or helping them correct errors. the global family school was cited for having reference material on the wall during testing. >>> the east kroest is bracing for hurricane send. it's already done some damage in the southeastern u.s. what happened to passengers on board a disney cruise. >>> plus, pulling and all-night tore get giants -- nighter to get giants world championship merchandise. >>> take a look at that, a dream vacation on a disney cruise ship turned into a nightmare when it hit high surf from hurricane sandy near miami. the rough waves caused the
and california, the students, the faculty, the hilton, financial district, chinatown community youth center, ccsf foundation and also the chinatown rotary club who have for the first time have given two scholarships to our students at the chinatown north beach campus. i am sure that we missed, there are so many people that have been supporting the chinatown north beach campus. it took a community to build this campus and i'm sure that we missed so many people that we have to thank tonight and if we are standing here, i'm pretty sure you want us to get on with the program. if we miss anyone, our apologies. again, thank you everyone who is here tonight for your support and your continuing support. >> now we're going to move on to the ribbon cutting. across america, cities and towns, homes and businesses all depend upon one basic resource. modern civilization and life itself would be impossible without it. woman: okay, so today, we're going to look at how do we get our water? narrator: and today, it's a matter of simply turning on the tap. so often, we forget about the value of water. water is a co
? >> [inaudible] around 1926 or so by the dahlia society. >> what is this bird here? >> that is the california quail. >> coming up here, we had a little blustery theme. what is this area here? >> this is supposed to be the side view, the expense of the golden gate bridge. >> there it is. >> there are really beautiful elements of architecture still around, i would say that it gives that feeling over to the work. >> what are your hopes for it? >> that in a way it just becomes part of the area. i think it is starting to have that feeling. people utilize it. they sit and, and have their lunch and play on -- they sit and, and have their lunch and play on that -- they sit and come and have their lunch and play on it. just for it to be part of the neighborhood. that is my hope. >> is such a beautiful addition to our public art in san francisco. thank you for joining us. it was nice to meet you. and thank you for telling us about your beautiful mural. thanks for watching "culturewire." >> i'm your host of "culturewire," and today, here at electric works in san francisco. nice to see you today. thanks
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